The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation, and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has the most updated information and guidance:

The Rhode Island Department of Health offers the latest information at the state level:

I will continue working around the clock to keep residents safe and healthy and ensure Rhode Island has the resources it needs to effectively respond to this public health and economic crisis.  I am doing everything I can to ensure the federal government is responsive to your needs and effectively tracks and combats the virus, treats patients, develops a vaccine, and mitigates the economic fallout.

Here are some of the steps I am taking to respond to COVID-19 challenges: